Latest Benjamin Brafman Stories

2014-03-28 23:26:13

Behavioral health expert Ben Brafman served as moderator for the March 4, 2014 roundtable discussion, “Limited Resources, Unlimited Hope: Addressing the Dual Diagnosis of Mental Illness and

2014-01-28 23:31:41

Could a lack of addiction treatment explain why many New Year’s resolutions fail? Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

2013-09-30 23:42:03

South Florida behavioral health programs are planning a significant expansion in the near future to fill a gap in community resources. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB)

2013-08-30 23:25:30

The Sylvia Brafman Mental Health Center leverages new media to accelerate the process of connecting clients to treatment. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August

2011-08-08 16:33:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by William W. Taylor and Benjamin Brafman: "We have maintained from the beginning that the motivation of Mr. Thompson and his client was to make money. The filing of this lawsuit ends any doubt on that question.

2011-07-25 11:27:00

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by William W. Taylor and Benjamin Brafman: Yesterday, we stated unequivocally that Ms.

2009-09-22 10:59:07

Former New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress was sentenced to two years in prison Tuesday on a gun charge, officials said. The charges stemmed from an accidental shooting at a Manhattan nightclub last November. Burress, who was set to begin serving his sentence immediately, pleaded guilty Aug.

2009-08-20 12:37:27

Plaxico Burress pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony that will send the former New York Giants star to prison for two years for shooting himself in a nightclub. New York's WABC-TV reported the NFL player pleaded guilty in a Manhattan courtroom to a count of second-degree attempted criminal possession of a weapon for the November incident in which Burress, 32, accidentally shot himself in the thigh with a handgun when the weapon slipped down his pants at a nightclub. Burress originally was...

2009-08-03 14:54:11

Former New York Giants receiver Plaxico Burress was indicted Monday in a 2008 shooting incident but the grand jury took a pass on ex-teammate Antonio Pierce. Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau said while the New York grand jury indicted Burress on two felony counts of criminal possession of a weapon and one misdemeanor count of reckless endangerment for allegedly shooting himself in a nightclub last November, it returned a no bill on gun-possession charges against Pierce, a Giants...

2009-07-29 13:47:01

Former New York Giants receiver Plaxico Burress said Wednesday he's sorry for a Manhattan nightclub incident last year in which he accidentally shot himself. Speaking to reporters in New York after testifying before a grand jury convened to consider felony gun possession charges against him, Burress expressed remorse over the November incident, Newsday reported. I was truthful, I was honest and I am truly remorseful for what I've done, what happened and what I did, Burress said before leaving...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.